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Apartments for Rent in Whittier, CA
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    7052 Friends Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
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    Comstock Apartments, Whittier, CA 90601
    Studio $630
    1 BED $1,300+
    2 BEDS $1,795
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    7240 Bright Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
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    8930 Painter Ave., Whittier, CA 90620
    Studio $2,250
    1 BED $1,950
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    5447 Norwalk Blvd, Whittier, CA 90601
    1 BED $1,895
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    8115 Via Alta, Whittier, CA 90602
    1 BED $3,169+
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    6325 Alta Ave, Whittier, CA 90601
    Studio $1,595
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    14300 E. Mulberry Drive, Whittier, CA 90604
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    2401 S Hacienda Blvd, Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
    1 BED $2,099+
    2 BEDS $2,758+
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    7825 Duchess Drive, Whittier, CA 90606
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    2 BEDS $2,295
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    7901 Duchess Drive, Whittier, CA 90606
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    2 BEDS $2,495
    3 BEDS $2,695
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    7033-7045 Norwalk Blvd, Whittier, CA 90606
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    11330 La Mirada Blvd., Whittier, CA 90604
    Studio $1,750
    1 BED $1,850
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    14814 E Gale Ave, Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
    1 BED $2,015+
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    7739 Bradwell Ave., Whittier, CA 90606
    1 BED $1,800
    2 BEDS $2,100
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    11201 Carmenita Rd., Whittier, CA 90605
    1 BED $2,635
    2 BEDS $3,345+
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    11919 Inez St., Whitter, CA 90605
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    9228 Del Mar Drive, Pico Rivera, CA 90660
    3 BEDS $3,450
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    6726 KELTONVIEW DRIVE, PICO RIVERA, CA 90660
    1 BED $1,850
    2 BEDS $2,200
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    9050 Carron Drive, Pico Rivera, CA 90660
    Studio $1,680+
    1 BED $2,204+
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    850 N. Citrus Dr., La Habra, CA 90631
    1 BED $1,895
    2 BEDS $2,295
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    10902 Fulton Wells Avenue, Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
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    311 N Idaho Street, La Habra, CA 90631
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    1 BED $2,195
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    841 W. LA Habra Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631
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    951 S Beach Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631
    1 BED $2,755+
    2 BEDS $3,560+
    3 BEDS $4,520+
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Average rent in Whittier, CA

$2,512/mo Whittier, CA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Whittier, CA is $2,512.

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Getting around in Whittier, CA

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Whittier, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Whittier, CA were last updated on 17 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Whittier, CA?

The best apartments in Whittier, CA are: 7052 Friends Avenue, Comstock Apartments, 7240 Bright Avenue - The Villas at Uptown, Crestwood Apartments and 5447 Norwalk Blvd.

What is the average rent in Whittier, CA?

The average rent in Whittier, CA is $2,512. Start your search for apartments in Whittier, CA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Whittier, CA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Whittier, CA is between $1,595 and $2,250. View all studio apartments in Whittier, CA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Whittier, CA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Whittier, CA is between $1,895 and $4,292. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Whittier, CA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Whittier, CA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Whittier, CA is between $3,169 and $4,292. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Whittier, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Whittier, CA?

In Whittier 43% of the housing is rented out compared to 57% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 8% of Whittier’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 61% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 31% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Whittier, CA?

The average age of rental buildings in Whittier is 39 years old, with 19% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 4 stories, of which 78% are garden-style apartment communities, 7% are mid-sized buildings, and 9% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Whittier, CA?

Rental apartments in Whittier come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 12% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 40% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 42% of all rentals in Whittier. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Whittier, CA

Lying at the bottom of the Puente Hills and 15 miles from the Pacific Coast, Whittier is a southwest suburb of Los Angeles. This small, historic town is a popular choice for renters looking for a peaceful place to live with all of the modern facilities. Whittier has a warm climate, with temperatures varying from 40°F to 87°F year-round. Summers are hot and arid, while winters are wet and cool. There is plenty of sunshine and no snow in Whittier, thereby allowing renters to explore the surrounding scenery and outdoor activities. With an average cost of living, this low-population city has big-city amenities, including high-quality education; easy access to boutique shops and shopping; restaurants; grocery stores; and more.

Renting in Whittier, CA

Whittier’s rental market has various types of units, including mid-century modern, Victorian and ranch-style homes. Renters can mainly find two- to three-bedroom, single-family rentals and one- to two-bedroom apartments in Whittier. Some affordable neighborhoods include Bell, Bell Gardens, Cudahy, Huntington Park, Lynwood and South Gate. In contrast, La Mirada, Cerritos, The Groves and Rose Hills are high-end neighborhoods where renters can find luxurious rentals. The law requires renters to submit a security deposit no higher than two months’ rent for an unfurnished apartment and no higher than three months’ rent for furnished rental units. California is also a rent-controlled state, which means landlords cannot increase rent by more than 5% plus the inflation rate for a maximum of 10% per year. In addition, the landlord cannot evict renters who live in the rental unit for longer than one year.

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Shopping in Whittier, CA

For shopping, renters have options like Whitewood Town Center, an open-air shopping center; The BLOC, a vibrant, open-air shopping square; and Quad at Whittier, a large retail complex where renters can find various discounted deals. The city also has smaller shopping malls, department stores, gift shops, clothing stores and diners spread across the city. Renters usually do their grocery shopping at locally owned Ralphs, Vons and Vallarta supermarket chains. Other grocery and home goods chains include Amazon Fresh, Trader Joe’s, Costco, Aldi and Sprouts Farmers Market. In addition, a local Uptown Farmers’ Market is regularly organized.

Transportation in Whittier, CA

Renters usually rely on a car to do most errands in Whittier. State Route 72 runs through Whittier Boulevard and also covers some part of the El Camino Real, while Interstate 605, known as San Gabriel River Freeway, runs along the city’s northern border. Public transit in the city is provided by Metro and LA Go Bus services, connecting commuting renters to surrounding cities through regular bus routes. For renters looking for an eco-friendly transportation alternative, Whittier Greenway Trail is a recreational and commuting trail spread across 4.5 miles. The urban trail is paved and has separate walking and biking lanes, allowing walkers and bikers to get around the city quickly and safely. Ridesharing options like Uber and Lyft are also available for renters. Finally, the nearest airport is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), which renters can use for domestic and international flights.

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